Several Housing Projects Underway At Groote Eylandt Communities

Several Housing Projects Underway At Groote Eylandt Communities

06 November 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerry McCarthy Jobs And Housing Focus On Remote Arnhem Islands Victor P Taffa Several construction projects are underway at communities on Groote Eylandt and its neighbouring Bickerton Island. Progress at Angurugu: 10 new homes have been completed, 3 are expected to be handed over next week, 7 […]

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Dwelling Approvals Down 1.9% In September 2018

Dwelling Approvals Down 1.9% In September 2018

30 October 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Fall In September Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved in Australia fell by 1.9 % in September 2018 in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Fall was mainly driven by private dwellings excluding houses, which decreased by 2.7 % in […]

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Stephen Kenner And Toni Walkington Appointed To WAIRC

Stephen Kenner And Toni Walkington Appointed To WAIRC

28 October 2018

Western Australia Minister for Commerce and Industrial Relations Bill Johnston New Appointments At Western Australia Industrial Relations Commission Victor P Taffa Stephen Kenner appointed Senior Commissioner and Toni Walkington appointed Commissioner of the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission Appointments will take effect on November 26, 2018 Commerce and Industrial Relations Minister Bill Johnston has announced […]

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$1.5 Million State Govt Funding For MDPP

$1.5 Million State Govt Funding For MDPP

22 October 2018

South Australia Minister for Industry and Skills David Pisoni New Funding To Grow SA’s Medtech Industry Victor P Taffa South Australia’s position as a leader in medical technology innovation has been cemented thanks to $1.5 Million in State Government funding. Launched in South Australia in 2008, the Medical Device Partnering Program (MDPP) was founded by […]

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NSW Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Unable To Label Australian Made On Products

NSW Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Unable To Label Australian Made On Products

10 October 2018

New South Wales Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair Red Tape Stops The Green And Gold Kangaroo Victor P Taffa Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair is calling on the Federal Government to fix a job-killing legal loophole, which means New South Wales (NSW) pharmaceutical manufacturers are unable to label their products as […]

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Wadeye Locals Get Stuck Into House Restorations

Wadeye Locals Get Stuck Into House Restorations

09 October 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerry McCarthy Jobs And Housing Transforming Wadeye Victor P Taffa Wadeye is a hive of activity with building works underway at several sites. Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerry McCarthy was at the remote community recently to meet locals involved in the job-creating projects and to […]

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Tasmania Leads Nation’s Building Approvals Increasing By 46% Year To August 2018

Tasmania Leads Nation’s Building Approvals Increasing By 46% Year To August 2018

09 October 2018

Tasmania Minister for Building and Construction Guy Barnett Government Funds Another 950 Training Places Victor P Taffa Up to 950 new training places are being supported through the latest round of Skills funding that will help more Tasmanians find careers in growing industries. More than $1.6 Million will be distributed in this round to help […]

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New Housing To Be Built At Gunbalanya

New Housing To Be Built At Gunbalanya

04 October 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerry McCarthy Delivering On Jobs And Housing At Gunbalanya Victor P Taffa Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerry McCarthy is at Gunbalanya today where the Northern Territory Government is delivering on key priorities of jobs and housing. 5 dwellings, including a duplex, are currently under construction […]

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Dwelling Approvals Down 1.9% For August 2018

Dwelling Approvals Down 1.9% For August 2018

03 October 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Fall In August Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved in Australia fell by 1.9 % in August 2018 in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Fall was mainly driven by private dwellings excluding houses, which decreased by 2.7 % in […]

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$2 Million Funding Announced For New Advanced Manufacturing Industry 4.0 Hub

$2 Million Funding Announced For New Advanced Manufacturing Industry 4.0 Hub

01 October 2018

Victoria Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll Boosting Digital Technology In Manufacturing Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is backing Victorian businesses so they can harness the benefits of digitally enhanced manufacturing creating jobs and boosting the economy. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Swinburne University’s Factory of the Future to announce […]

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Challenges Remain To Appoint Female CEO’s

Challenges Remain To Appoint Female CEO’s

25 September 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Slow Growth At The Top As Challenges Remain For Female CEO’s Victor P Taffa 1 in every 6 CEO’s of non-public sector organisations is a woman and the rate are increasing slowly, according to the Gender Indicators, Australia report released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. ABS Program Manager, […]

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Property Prices Down 0.7% June Quarter 2018

Property Prices Down 0.7% June Quarter 2018

18 September 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Property Prices Fall 0.7% In June Quarter 2018 Victor P Taffa Residential property prices fell 0.7 % in the June quarter 2018, according to figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “Sydney recorded the fourth consecutive quarter of falling property prices (-1.2 %), while Melbourne property prices fell […]

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Andrews Govt Supports Manufacturing Expansion In Geelong

Andrews Govt Supports Manufacturing Expansion In Geelong

16 September 2018

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Massive Boost For Manufacturing In Geelong Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is backing a massive expansion of a world-leading Geelong manufacturer that will create hundreds of jobs and cement Victoria as a manufacturing powerhouse. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll, Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville, Member […]

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Victoria On Show At Food And Beverage Trade Week 2018

Victoria On Show At Food And Beverage Trade Week 2018

11 September 2018

Victoria Minister for Trade and Investment Philip Dalidakis Serving Up Victoria’s Best Food And Fibre To The World Victor P Taffa Victoria’s multi-billion-dollar food and fibre sector will be on show at this year’s Food and Beverage Trade Week, with local growers and producers set to connect with global buyers and key decision makers from […]

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Premier And Minister Launches Start Of Skilling South Australia Initiative

Premier And Minister Launches Start Of Skilling South Australia Initiative

11 September 2018

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall South Australia Minister for Industry and Skills David Pisoni Government Hits Launch Button For Skilling South Australia Initiative Victor P Taffa Marshall Government will today launch the start of the Skilling South Australia initiative, a $203 million partnership with the Federal Government to create over 20 000 new apprenticeships and […]

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Battery Manufacturing Centre To Open In Adelaide

Battery Manufacturing Centre To Open In Adelaide

11 September 2018

South Australia Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment David Ridgway South Australia Minister for Energy and Mining Dan van Holst Pellekaan German Energy Giant To Deliver 430 Manufacturing Jobs In South Australia Victor P Taffa German energy storage giant sonnen will begin assembling its world-leading home battery technology in Adelaide after announcing plans today to […]

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Dwelling Approvals Down By 1.3 % For July 2018

Dwelling Approvals Down By 1.3 % For July 2018

31 August 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Fall In July Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved in Australia fell by 1.3 % in July 2018 in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Fall was mainly driven by private dwellings excluding houses, which decreased by 1.8 % in […]

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Dwelling Approvals Up In June 2018

Dwelling Approvals Up In June 2018

05 August 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Dwelling Approvals Rise In June Victor P Taffa Number of dwellings approved in Australia rose by 0.1 % in June 2018 in trend terms, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today. “Rise was driven by private dwellings excluding houses, which increased by 1.1 % in June.” […]

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Cochlear Opens New Manufacturing Base In Brisbane

Cochlear Opens New Manufacturing Base In Brisbane

30 July 2018

Queensland Minister for State Development and Manufacturing Cameron Dick Cochlear Chooses Queensland Victor P Taffa Minister for State Development and Manufacturing Cameron Dick has welcomed Cochlear to Brisbane, with the respected Australian company opening a new manufacturing base in Newstead. Cochlear is a global leader in implantable hearing devices and has completed the final phase […]

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Plan Launched To Reduce Deaths In Construction Industry

Plan Launched To Reduce Deaths In Construction Industry

27 July 2018

New South Wales Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean Driving Down Deaths In Construction Industry Victor P Taffa A new plan has been launched today to reduce deaths and accidents in the New South Wales construction industry. Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said it was critical to get construction safety right, with $80 Billion […]

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